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Macy's Sunday Story Time: New Year in New York City

Storytelling
Macy's Sunday Story Time: New Year in New York City
Sun, December 30th, 2012 | 11:30 am

Recommended for children ages 4 - 7.

Each week New-York Historical Society educators read one to two engaging picture books around a theme. The themes are related to New York City, American history, current holidays, or new exhibitions.

The best way to start a new year is surrounded by friends! Cecil the snake wants to be at the same party as all of his friends, but the invitations say that guests should wear shoes. Come to story hour to find out the important lesson that Cecil learns during his quest for the perfect New Year’s Eve outfit.

Cecil’s New Year’s Eve Tail by Marie Fritz Perry

Creative: Tronvig Group